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Published: 2020-02-25
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Archedontia agnesae gen. n., sp. n., a new sterrhine species from Tadjikistan (Lepidoptera, Geometridae, Sterrhinae)

SNSB – Zoologische Staatssammlung München, Münchhausenstr. 21, 81247 Munich, Germany.
Lasnamäe Gümnaasium, Pae St. 59, EE-13621 Tallinn, Estonia.
Estonian University of Life Sciences, Kreutzwaldi 5D, EE–51014 Tartu, Estonia.
Lepidoptera Archedontia Central Asia new genus taxonomy


A new geometrid species, Archedontia agnesae sp. n. is described from Tadjikistan. The new genus Archedontia gen. n. is assigned to the sterrhine tribe Rhodometrini, aside genus Ochodontia Lederer. Adult moth, male and female genitalia are figured and described, and COI barcode data analysed.



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